Strumigenys calypso

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Strumigenys calypso
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Strumigenys lujae)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Attini
Genus: Strumigenys
Species: Strumigenys calypso
Santschi, 1923

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Strumigenys lujae.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • calypso. Strumigenys (Cephaloxys) calypso Santschi, 1923e: 288, fig. 4 (w.) TANZANIA. Combination in Serrastruma: Brown, 1952e: 85. Junior synonym of lujae: Bolton, 1983: 345.